Israeli Venture Capitalist Warns Against Cybersecurity, AI Collaborations With China
Former Israeli lawmaker and venture capitalist Erel Margalit said Israeli collaborations on cybersecurity and artificial intelligence projects should be restricted to "democratic regimes"
Tofi Stoler | 17:06 21.01.2019
Israel should not collaborate with China on cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and critical infrastructure projects, domains in which it should favor “democratic regimes,” Israeli venture capitalist Erel Margalit opined speaking at a Tel Aviv event Sunday. Margalit is the founder and chairman of venture capital firm Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP), a Jerusalem-based venture capital firm backed by several China-based limited partners, including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., that has several cybersecurity firms on its portfolio.